New Jersey was sending 2,000 doses of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine to Paterson every week. It will send just 700 next week, a 65 percent reduction, according to municipal officials.
Municipal court judge Cecilia Sardina Guzman, who was disciplined last year for misconduct, was ineligible to serve, according to a complaint filed by the Advisory Committee on Judicial Conduct.
Mayor Andre Sayegh administered the oath of office to a dozen new officer recruits on Tuesday morning as Paterson races to rebuild the ranks of the police force amid surging shootings and murders.
The trial that will determine who – Alex Mendez or William McKoy — gets the 3rd Ward seat on City Council is slated to take place in the summer.
Municipal officials were forced to close the Covid-19 vaccination site at International High School for the second time after running out of vaccines.
Homicides and shootings in Paterson spiked in 2020, but overall crime dropped 17 percent, according to data released by mayor Andre Sayegh on Thursday.
The police broke down the door of councilman Luis Velez’s house on Southard Street on Wednesday afternoon.